ST. LOUIS -- South Dakota State University wide receiver Brandon Hubert has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Jackrabbits' 37-34 double-overtime victory over Northern Iowa on Oct. 26.
A senior from Gretna, Neb., Hubert established career highs with nine receptions for 118 yards and two TDs, including the game-winner. Hubert’s first touchdown, a 10-yarder from Austin Sumner, tied the game at 28-all late in the third quarter. His game-winning touchdown in the second overtime covered 14 yards. It was the first 100-yard receiving game for Hubert, who moved into a tie for eighth place in career receptions at SDSU with 128.
The Jackrabbits, 5-4 overall and 2-3 in league play, return to action Nov. 9 by hosting Indiana State.